EPDM FLAT ROOFS FAQ
What does EPDM mean?
Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer.
Is EDPM suitable for my roof?
Almost certainly! the membrane can be applyed to wood, bitumen, concrete, masonry, aluminium, zinc and lead, there are very few instances when EPDM cannot be installed.
What does it look like?
An EPDM roof looks dark grey, very similar to a lead.
Can I walk on my new roof?
Yes, it is designed for maintenance access, and because the roof is not covered by sharp chippings you wont need to keep removing them from your guttering.
Is EPDM more expensive?
No, despite its considerable technical and lifespan advantages EPDM compairs very will to traditional materials.
How long with it last?
EPDM membranes offer unmatched resistance to UV radiation, ozon, alkali rains and temprature changes, recent studies show that the membrane has a life expectancy of 50yrs plus.